Careers Support

Avon Valley Sixth Form provides personalised advice and guidance services for students, including:

  • Information, advice and guidance about a range of issues, such as careers, education, employment, training and student finance either directly or in partnership with specialist agencies.
  • Support in gaining the skills required to increase your chances of successful transition from higher education to employment, for example CV writing, application and interview skills and practice.
  • Preparation for the UCAS application process.
  • Support following exam results, to help you decide on your next steps.
  • Specific support for students applying to highly competitive courses or Universities.
  •  Small group/drop-in sessions or larger presentations on all aspects of careers work.
  •  Assistance with finding work placements and internships.
  •  External trips and visits to Universities and potential employers.
  • Information and application support for students who are considering studying abroad.

Accessing Careers Advice

  • Students can visit the Careers area where a range of resources are available for students.
  • Noticeboards in the Careers area display current labour market information and opportunities for students, for example, Higher Education Experience Days, Volunteering or Work Experience opportunities .
  • Students can speak to their tutors or book an appointment for a one-to-one session with an Advisor.

Useful Links

There are a vast number of Careers websites available for more information, we would recommend:

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How to find us.

Recreation Road
Durrington
Wilts
SP4 8HH

Phone: 01980 652 467
EMAIL: Admin@avonvalleycollege.org.uk

 
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